Unlocking Complex Texts for English Learners: Vocabulary and Volume
Complex texts often have unique and typically rare words. For students who are learning English, this vocabulary can be challenging. In this presentation, Elfrieda (Freddy) Hiebert will describe vocabulary instruction that makes features of the English lexicon visible and accessible to English Learners. Dr. Hiebert will also describe why the amount that English Lerners read is a critical part of becoming adept with vocabulary and complex texts.